James Richard Tyrer
tyrerj at acm.org
Sun Oct 24 22:15:21 BST 2004
David Harel wrote:
> I want to change the mime type definitions on the system level on a KDE 3.3.0
> on a Gentoo machine. Which of the system level files holds the definition of
> the application to be executed for a given mime type
The 'desktop' file for an application has a list of MIME types that it is
For the new (XDG) menu system these would be in "$KDEDIR/share/applications" or
a subdirectory of that directory -- the KDE applications are in the
subdirectory: "kde". For the old menu system, these are in a subdirectory of:
> and how do you change the order of the applications?
You can specify: "InitialPreference=" in an application 'desktop' file.
However, this is overridden by the user's: "$HOME/.kde/share/config/profilerc"
file. AFAIK, there is no global 'profilerc' file.
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